Securing Windows Server 2008

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Cloud Security
Password policies
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Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 Administration
Windows Server Security
What is the best way to lock down and secure a Windows 2008 server? We want to block all remote connections and secure passwords and what not.

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  • IceCubbe
    Check out these 2 links, they have some great info on what you are looking for: http://www.corelan.be/index.php/2008/04/18/securing-windows-server-2008-and-active-directory/ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=fb8b981f-227c-4af6-a44b-b115696a80ac&displaylang=en Regards
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  • TeachMeIT
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  • SRond
    Check out this article on securing Windows services to prevent hacker attacks. This article has great information on building security for Windows and some tips on how to manage accounts using Windows Vista Firewall and disabling certain services and access. Hope this helps your organization.
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  • TeachMeIT
    These are great recommendations. Thanks everyone.
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  • Kevin Beaver
    Here's another Windows Server 2008 security hardening resource from the Center for Internet Security:
    http://benchmarks.cisecurity.org/downloads/show-single/?file=windows2008.110
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